This issue, Veda Dante looks at the changes pool and spa retailers have had to make to continue to trade in the covid environment – and discovers that some of those modifications are likely to continue into the future.
Professor Helen Stratton makes a solid case for why pool water needs to be kept clean during covid, and that pool professionals have a strong role to play in that process.
We detail all the winners and runners up in the Australian National Swimming Pool & Spa Awards of Excellence – and also in the PASA New Zealand Awards of Excellence.
Tony Rogers talks to Amanda Stephenson from the newly named pool construction business, Hydrilla. Eddie Lloyd explains the latest thing in secondary sanitisation: advanced oxidation process, in particular the role of photocatalytic oxidation.
We meet the new SPASA Australia Victorian business development manager, Daena Bougoure-Latchford, whose industry journey began at her father’s pool retail and aboveground pool installation business in Frankston.
James Ellender explains the benefits of analysing data from individual aquatic centres – as well as from across the sector – to find a path for future success; and Suzanne Mitchell offers some digital marketing tips.
And of course there is plenty of news and also the latest new products for you to delve into.
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